§ Mr. Hector Hughes
asked the Minister of Health what representations were made to Her Majesty's Government and with what results, respectively, under the Croydon Corporation Act, 1939, and under the Public Health Act, 1961, when compensation was paid by the municipalities to persons who had contracted loss and damage in Croydon, Harlow, South Shields, and Bedford in the years 1937, 1938, and 1963 from typhoid epidemics there.
§ Mr. Barber
As regards the Croydon Corporation Act, 1939, successful application was made for loan sanction. As regards the Public Health Act, 1961, no representations were made.